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Meaning of "Jehu" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF JEHU

Jehu  [ˈdʒiːhjuː] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF JEHU

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Jehu is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES JEHU MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Jehu

Jehu

Jehu was the tenth king of Israel since Jeroboam I, noted for exterminating the house of Ahab at the instruction of Yahweh. He was the son of Jehoshaphat, and grandson of Nimshi. William F. Albright has dated his reign to 842–815 BC, while E. R. Thiele offers the dates 841–814 BC. The principal source for the events of his reign comes from 2 Kings 9-10.

Definition of Jehu in the English dictionary

The definition of Jehu in the dictionary is the king of Israel ; the slayer of Jezebel. Other definition of Jehu is a fast driver, esp one who is reckless.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH JEHU


avenue
ˈævɪˌnjuː
clerihew
ˈklɛrɪˌhjuː
continue
kənˈtɪnjuː
debut
ˈdeɪbjuː
due
djuː
few
fjuː
hew
hjuː
hewgh
hjuː
hue
hjuː
Hugh
hjuː
interview
ˈɪntəˌvjuː
knew
njuː
lieu
ljuː
Matthew
ˈmæθjuː
Mayhew
ˈmeɪhjuː
menu
ˈmɛnjuː
meu
mjuː
new
njuː
spanghew
ˈspæŋhjuː
you
juː

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE JEHU

Jehol
Jehoshaphat
Jehovah
Jehovah´s Witness
Jehovism
Jehovist
Jehovistic
jeistiecor
jejunal
jejune
jejunely
jejuneness
jejunity
jejunostomy
jejunum
Jekyll
Jekyll and Hyde
jell
Jell-o

WORDS THAT END LIKE JEHU

bahu
buchu
catechu
Dien Bien Phu
fichu
Honshu
hu
huhu
Kitakyushu
Kyushu
Machu Picchu
Manchu
Mogadishu
Netanyahu
Oahu
sadhu
Sesshu
Thimphu
Wuhu
wushu

Synonyms and antonyms of Jehu in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Jehu» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF JEHU

Find out the translation of Jehu to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Jehu from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Jehu» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

耶户
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Jehú
570 millions of speakers

English

Jehu
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

येहू
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ياهو
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Ииуй
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Jeú
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সারথি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Jéhu
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Jehu
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Jehu
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

エヒウ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

예후
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Yéhu
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Giê-hu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

யெகூ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

येहू
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

arabacı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Ieu
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Jehu
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Іиуй
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Iehu
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Ιηού
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Jehu
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Jehu
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Jehu
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Jehu

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «JEHU»

The term «Jehu» is regularly used and occupies the 107.235 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «JEHU» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Jehu» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Jehu» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Jehu

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «JEHU»

Discover the use of Jehu in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Jehu and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Jehu Revolution: A Royal Tradition of the Northern ...
Ultimately, this book offers a new redaction-historical evaluation of Kings and a historical reconstruction of the events behind the Jehu narrative based on biblical and extrabiblical literature.
Jonathan Miles Robker, 2012
2
Beyond Christendom: Globalization, African Migration, and ...
Hanciles does yeoman work in part one synthesizing studies on the impact of globalization, revealing that its outcomes will likely not be determined by the Euro-American heartlands that sparked this movement.
Jehu Hanciles, 2008
3
The Jehu Prayers
The devil has used the dragnet of witchcraft to hold on to the world.
Dr. D. K. Olukoya, 2013
4
The Companions of Jehu
"Monsieur l'Abbé," replied Roland, who had recognized an ecclesiastic,"as, inspite of thesharp tone in which youspeak, you seem a man oflearning, permit a poor ignoramus to ask you a few details about this Jehu, dead these two thousand six ...
Alexandre Dumas, 2014
5
Euthanasia of a Mission: African Church Autonomy in a ...
Examines the pivotal role African agents, influences, and reactions played in transforming a mission into a national autonomous church.
Jehu Hanciles, 2002
6
Americana Crafted: Jehu Camper, Delaware Whittler
This book pictures the delightful carvings with which Camper attempted to commemorate the past. When he died, a large collection of his works was donated to the Delaware Agricultural Museum and Village.
Robert D. Bethke, Jehu Camper, 1995
7
Righteous Jehu and His Evil Heirs: The Deuteronomist's ...
David T. Lamb examines not only the dynasty of Jehu within the narrative of 2 Kings, but also the broader context of the dynasties of Israel and Judah in the books of Kings and Samuel.
David T. Lamb, 2007
8
The Companions of Jehu
Excerpt: ...orders.
Alexandre Dumas Pere, 2010
9
A Daughter of Jehu
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.
Laura E. Richards, 2009
10
The Bible Knowledge Commentary: Old Testament
Jehu told the messenger to follow him to Jezreel. The king sent out a second messenger when the first did not speed back to Jezreel with news. His message and Jehu's response were the same as with the first horseman. As the troops drew ...
John F. Walvoord, Roy B. Zuck, 1983

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «JEHU»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Jehu is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Finland To Deploy Quick Response Units Along Russian Border
The Navy took delivery of its first Jehu-class fast landing boats in June, filling a void in its littoral fleet for a multipurpose craft that can be used ... «DefenseNews.com, Jul 15»
2
Tours: Such Gold / After the Fall / The Moms | Punknews.org
'Ceppin' Rick Froberg, John Ries bands as Hot Snakes played Sled Island last year and Drive Like Jehu did this year. Two bands I never ... «Punknews.org, Jul 15»
3
Fifteen-Year Sewer Plan Under Scope Of State, Commission …
... of shellfish into Mashpee River, Popponesset Creek, Ockway Bay, Shoestring Bay, Great River, Jehu Pond and Hamblin Pond/Little River. «CapeNews.net, Jul 15»
4
Vince Staples, The Julie Ruin, and More Talk Festival Culture Before …
We just played at Sled Island, and it was so fun because we played on one stage with like, King Tuff, Drive Like Jehu, Television, and Viet Cong ... «Papermag, Jul 15»
5
Budget: vulnerable islanders facing 'desperation'
Rhiannon Jehu and Gill Gower are among several volunteers helping meet growing demand at the Salvation Army's Lerwick food bank. «Shetland News, Jul 15»
6
Win keeps Lakers in the game
Warriors forward Jamal Headley (front) trying to finish at the ring while being challenged by Jehu Lafeuille. (Picture by Kenmore Bynoe.) ... «Nation News, Jul 15»
7
Exclusive Premiere: Crooks, 'Toe to Toe'
He started out playing in post-punk bands post-punk bands in the vein of Hot Snakes and Drive Like Jehu, but discovered country in a ... «Diffuser.fm, Jul 15»
8
Finnish Navy introduces new ship class
The U-700 class of ship, also known as the Jehu, has a large transport capacity and effective countermeasure systems, can be used for troop ... «UPI.com, Jul 15»
9
Michigan Football: Using Jabrill Peppers on Offense Makes Perfect …
Other than Canteen, offensive coordinator Tim Drevno and passing game coordinator Jedd Fisch will rely upon junior Jehu Chesson, an All-Big ... «Today's U, Jul 15»
10
UM's Bolden, Chesson, Ross to attend Big Ten Kickoff
Linebacker Joe Bolden, receiver Jehu Chesson and linebacker James Ross III will be the three player representatives for Michigan at the Big ... «The Detroit News, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Jehu [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/jehu>. Aug 2022 ».
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